Instructables: exploring - outside - bikes - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 10 Dec 2016 13:03:50 PST BLOX v1.01 Usability Testing: How to Change a Flat http://www.instructables.com/id/Usability-Testing-How-to-Change-a-Flat/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:12:21 PST
No-Weld Rear Bike Rack and Pannier System Example http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Weld-Rear-Bike-Rack-and-Pannier-System-Example/
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:39:50 PST
Bicicleta clásica, pasar faros de dinamo a LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Faro-De-Bici-Orbea-Clásica-a-LEDs/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 14:58:41 PST
DIY Electric Trike From Electric Wheelchair Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Trike-From-Electric-Wheelchair-Motor/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:21:44 PST
Mountain Bike LED Light Bar w/ Makita Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Bike-LED-Light-Bar-W-Makita-Battery/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 21:36:18 PST
Mini fablab meets IKEA - legs for the SLADDA trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Fablab-Meets-IKEA-Legs-for-the-SLADDA-Trailer/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 09:12:38 PST
Bicycle tail light (or headlight) for under $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Tail-Light-or-Headlight-for-Under-5/
Bicycle tail light (or headlight) for under $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/7I0L/IV0BD0DS/FTG7I0LIV0BD0DS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/7I0L/IV0BD0DS/FTG7I0LIV0BD0DS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/7I0L/IV0BD0DS/FTG7I0LIV0BD0DS.SMALL.jpg reptilehead Lately I've been getting back into riding bicycles with my family. The problem is I ride a lot at night after work and we need lights. After looking at how much a "typical" set of lights cost ($20 USD for a tail light alone), I knew I can do better and cheaper than a single LED that can barely be...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 10:40:59 PDT
DIY Bike Rack for $20 / Bike Storage Stand & Cabinet for Garage http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Rack-for-20-Bike-Storage-Stand-Cabinet-fo/
DIY Bike Rack for $20 / Bike Storage Stand & Cabinet for Garage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/F05Q/IUYD6OK3/FX1F05QIUYD6OK3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/F05Q/IUYD6OK3/FX1F05QIUYD6OK3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/F05Q/IUYD6OK3/FX1F05QIUYD6OK3.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop Looking for a cheap and easy DIY bike rack? This rack requires nothing more than a drill and a few 2x4s, some bike hooks, and a handful of screws. For measurements and more, check the video! Clean up your space and measure your wall You'll need roughly 12" of space per bike, plus 12" on either si...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 07:40:56 PDT
Single-wheel Bike Trailer From an Old BMX and Wheelbarrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-wheel-Bike-Trailer-From-an-Old-BMX-and-Whee/
Single-wheel Bike Trailer From an Old BMX and Wheelbarrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/USJL/IUYD69UY/FY5USJLIUYD69UY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/USJL/IUYD69UY/FY5USJLIUYD69UY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/USJL/IUYD69UY/FY5USJLIUYD69UY.SMALL.jpg whatisthisidontunderst We have a new bike path opening up in town that will allow me to bike to the grocery store without having to navigate traffic on a busy high-speed road. Yay! I do not have a bike trailer. Boo! But as it just so happens, somebody abandoned a cheap Huffy BMX bike in the neighborhood this summer and wh...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 04:58:05 PDT
DIY Bicycle Pegs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bicycle-Pegs/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:20:10 PDT
DIY PVC Pipe Bicycle Trailer (Single Wheel) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-Pipe-Bicycle-Trailer-Single-Wheel/
DIY PVC Pipe Bicycle Trailer (Single Wheel) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/9O3Y/IUD5346G/F759O3YIUD5346G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/9O3Y/IUD5346G/F759O3YIUD5346G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/9O3Y/IUD5346G/F759O3YIUD5346G.SMALL.jpg Sleepy_Soldier Sorry guys! In hindsight, I wish I had taken the measurements on this trailer as I was building. This is my first attempt at making a bicycle trailer. I saw a lot of different "single wheel" trailers and wanted to build something strictly out of PVC pipe and plastic.I had the plans in my mind so thi...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 19:50:30 PDT
Easy and Cheap Bike Phone Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Cheap-Bike-Phone-Mount/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 15:14:21 PDT
Install Tight Bike Grips With Safety Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Tight-Bike-Grips-With-Safety-Wire/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 20:39:09 PDT
Bicycle hauling cart from old child trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Hauling-Cart-From-Old-Child-Trailer/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 05:41:48 PDT
15 watt LED Helmet Light with Wide Angle Rear Light http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Watt-LED-Helmet-Light-With-Wide-Angle-Rear-Ligh/
15 watt LED Helmet Light with Wide Angle Rear Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NQP/ITW43OJZ/FCM2NQPITW43OJZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NQP/ITW43OJZ/FCM2NQPITW43OJZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/2NQP/ITW43OJZ/FCM2NQPITW43OJZ.SMALL.jpg hanlin_y This helmet light produces a maximum of 1300 lumens for its headlight and a maximum of 400 lumens for its rear light. It has different modes for different conditions such as day time and night time. It can last between seven and eight hours for daytime visibility, and between one and two hours at fu...
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 18:12:08 PDT
MTB Muk Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/MTB-Muk-Guard/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 21:26:46 PDT
LED Replacement in Bicycle Headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDReplacementInBicycleHeadlight/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:29:29 PDT
Kids Cargo Bike Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Cargo-Bike-Trailer/
Kids Cargo Bike Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/01NK/ISCBRACL/F4E01NKISCBRACL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/01NK/ISCBRACL/F4E01NKISCBRACL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/01NK/ISCBRACL/F4E01NKISCBRACL.SMALL.jpg chadderby I was looking to make a cargo bike trailer on the cheep. All the items I used are found items except for the $6 box of screws that I needed to buy to complete the project. Gather up your parts For this project I used two front wheels off of kids bikes.Metal tubing from three different broken law...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 20:32:04 PDT
Shift Lever Activated Retro Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Shift-Lever-Activated-Retro-Bike-Light/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:53:58 PDT
Simple Hands on Bicycle Trainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hands-on-Bicycle-Trainer/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:16:02 PDT
740 Stomper Parade Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/740-Stomper-Parade-Bike/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:24:02 PDT
Pickup Bike Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickup-Bike-Rack/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:31:20 PDT
Customized Bike Basket With Removable Growler Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Bike-Basket-With-Removable-Growler-Hold/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:31:09 PDT
Bike Handlebar Smartphone Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Handlebar-Smartphone-Mount/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 14:36:43 PDT
Bicycle riding magnetic skirt band http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Riding-Magnetic-Skirt-Band/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 06:32:22 PDT
Bicycle Flower Bell http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Flower-Bell/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 12:43:36 PDT
Steampunk Time Traveler Street Cart-time Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Time-Traveler-Street-Cart-time-Machine/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 01:11:50 PDT
Solar Bicycle Taillight http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Bicycle-Taillight/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:22:33 PDT
How to Make a Bike Rim Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bike-Rim-Bottle-Opener/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:49:43 PDT
Mountain Bike "Pack Mule" http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Bike-Storage/
Mountain Bike "Pack Mule" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O0W7/ISCB6983/FRMO0W7ISCB6983.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O0W7/ISCB6983/FRMO0W7ISCB6983.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O0W7/ISCB6983/FRMO0W7ISCB6983.SMALL.jpg OutdoorsGuy If your someone who enjoys biking, camping, fishing, or just being outdoors, you've likely dealt with the problem of storage. Its the problem of wanting to bike through the woods to your favorite camping destination to enjoy a relaxing day out on the lake, fishing to your heart's content... but you ...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:33:00 PDT
Bike Tire Blowout! How to Fix-a-Flat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tire-Blowout-Fix-a-Flat/
Bike Tire Blowout! How to Fix-a-Flat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0N50/ISCAROAZ/F9S0N50ISCAROAZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0N50/ISCAROAZ/F9S0N50ISCAROAZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0N50/ISCAROAZ/F9S0N50ISCAROAZ.SMALL.jpg woldini Riding along you feel a sluggish sensation in the rear. It is a relatively flat paved trail, and it's the beginning of your ride so the legs aren't failing you, yet. In this particular instance the loss of air pressure from the rear wheel was accompanied by a click clack sound, and an audible hiss. ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:37:43 PDT
Brompton Bike Hidden Storage Cupboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Brompton-Bike-Hidden-Storage-Cupboard/
Brompton Bike Hidden Storage Cupboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/IQXW/IRXTRWWJ/F3HIQXWIRXTRWWJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/IQXW/IRXTRWWJ/F3HIQXWIRXTRWWJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/IQXW/IRXTRWWJ/F3HIQXWIRXTRWWJ.SMALL.jpg oliverb Built in Brompton Storage CupboardPart of the convenience of a Brompton Bike is that it can be folded down and taken anywhere. When you get home at night instead of leaving your bike in a the garden shed or garage you just bring it in with you. The problem then is where do you store it? Some people ...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:50:25 PDT
Restoring a Vintage 1950's bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbish-a-Vintage-1950s-Bike/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:23:28 PDT
Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Trailer/
Bicycle Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/SIVD/IRXTDM9Q/FJRSIVDIRXTDM9Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/SIVD/IRXTDM9Q/FJRSIVDIRXTDM9Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/SIVD/IRXTDM9Q/FJRSIVDIRXTDM9Q.SMALL.jpg ianpallen Another bicycle trailer I built for my son. This was built with the left over frame parts of the other trailer I built. The wheels were off a bmx childs scooter. The axle is a M10 threaded rod. Body is 5.5mm plywood. After joining the three parts of the child carrier trailer frame together and ...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 14:12:08 PDT
Plasti- Dip Glove Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plasti-Dip-Glove-Repair/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:42:24 PDT
Easy Removable Milk Crate for a Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Removable-Milk-Crate-for-a-Bike/
Easy Removable Milk Crate for a Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/O0B2/IRLQHUBG/F7BO0B2IRLQHUBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/O0B2/IRLQHUBG/F7BO0B2IRLQHUBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/O0B2/IRLQHUBG/F7BO0B2IRLQHUBG.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike I love having a little extra hauling capacity that a milk crate provides for my bike, but there are also times when I don't want to have a crate cramping my style. "Grocery Pannier" is the correct term for what I truly wanted. But I was able to make due with stuff I already had and the result turned...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 22:08:41 PDT
Car Wheel Bicycle - The Learn To Weld Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Wheel-Bicycle-the-Learn-to-Weld-Project/
Car Wheel Bicycle - The Learn To Weld Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/7YMV/IRC6S0L6/FLI7YMVIRC6S0L6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/7YMV/IRC6S0L6/FLI7YMVIRC6S0L6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/7YMV/IRC6S0L6/FLI7YMVIRC6S0L6.SMALL.jpg Mr-Mash This whole thing started off with me finding rusty holes in my car and I figured for the cost of paying someone to fix it I could buy a welder and do it myself, seems logical, right?I was speaking to a friend about needing to learn how to weld and he said why not build a bike (we originally met whil...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 11:12:55 PDT
Portable Cyclocross Barrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Cyclocross-Barrier/
Portable Cyclocross Barrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/TKEV/IR85FUN3/FEVTKEVIR85FUN3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/TKEV/IR85FUN3/FEVTKEVIR85FUN3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/TKEV/IR85FUN3/FEVTKEVIR85FUN3.SMALL.jpg rsteele3 If you train for cyclocross, these portable, collapsible barriers are easy to tote along, even on the bike. I used shock cord inside PVC pipe so all the parts stay together when you break down the barrier, and the longest piece of the barrier is 2 feet (24 inches).Material cost:2 10' lengths of 1/2"...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:33:16 PDT
Safe Clasps for Bike Pannier Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Clasps-for-Bike-Pannier-Bags/
Safe Clasps for Bike Pannier Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/0Y8R/IR6IXA8W/FWY0Y8RIR6IXA8W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/0Y8R/IR6IXA8W/FWY0Y8RIR6IXA8W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/0Y8R/IR6IXA8W/FWY0Y8RIR6IXA8W.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you are a cycling tourist you already know what to search in a good bike rack bag. It has to be waterproof, resistant, capacious, and is has to be fast and easy to fastening on the rack. Actually it's quite frustrating having to untie many straps in hidden places behind the bags, every time you n...
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:29:24 PDT
Change a Mountain Bike Tube Without Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-a-Mountain-Bike-Tube-Without-Tools/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:14:19 PDT
Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Bicycle-Cell-Phone-Charger-Wind-Turbine-with-bui/
Bicycle Cell Phone Charger (Wind Turbine with build in Battery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/URWO/I98BJIGH/FOBURWOI98BJIGH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/URWO/I98BJIGH/FOBURWOI98BJIGH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/URWO/I98BJIGH/FOBURWOI98BJIGH.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I go very often to cycle in the nature where is no electricity, and during a long bike tour my phone usually discharges. These smartphones have a large capacity but its consumption is big too. I made a few weeks ago another bike turbine for the Bicycle Contest, but I think I can make a better one. S...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 10:44:01 PDT
Convert a Burley Travoy Bike Trailer Hitch to Quick Release From Seatposts http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Burley-Travoy-Bike-Trailer-Hitch-to-Quic/
Convert a Burley Travoy Bike Trailer Hitch to Quick Release From Seatposts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/JV9M/IQYSXHFV/FZZJV9MIQYSXHFV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/JV9M/IQYSXHFV/FZZJV9MIQYSXHFV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/JV9M/IQYSXHFV/FZZJV9MIQYSXHFV.SMALL.jpg Veets Use at your own risk!Here's a simple Instructable that shows you how to convert the Burley Travoy trailer hitch into a quick-release hitch. It already has a quick-release mechanism for attaching and detaching the trailer, but the hitch itself is made to be bolted onto a seatpost rather permanently ...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:48:04 PDT
Single Wheel Bicycle Trailer http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Wheel-Bicycle-Trailer-1/
Single Wheel Bicycle Trailer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/RZFS/IQQWZTCI/FUURZFSIQQWZTCI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/RZFS/IQQWZTCI/FUURZFSIQQWZTCI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/RZFS/IQQWZTCI/FUURZFSIQQWZTCI.SMALL.jpg Mebob1978 This all started when I decided that I wanted to do some touring and needed some extra space for camping equipment. In order to do this I wanted to build the trailer myself and I was going to recycle as much stuff as possible. So I started to research... and the list of requirements started to gr...
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 07:24:08 PDT
Cusom Bike Decals (with No Special Equipment) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cusom-Bike-Decals-with-No-Special-Equipment/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:58:33 PDT
Transistor Instead of Relay for Car Horns http://www.instructables.com/id/Transistor-Instead-of-Relay-for-Car-Horns/
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 23:09:29 PDT
Ikea Bike Rack Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Bike-Rack-Hack/
Ikea Bike Rack Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/RTP7/IJD539ZL/F4GRTP7IJD539ZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/RTP7/IJD539ZL/F4GRTP7IJD539ZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/RTP7/IJD539ZL/F4GRTP7IJD539ZL.SMALL.jpg terrybarentsen Over the years cycling has taking over more and more of my life. Starting as kid racing BMX to riding track bikes on city streets and now more expensive bikes with gears and gadgets. All these bikes I've collect for different scenarios are starting to take over my small Brooklyn apartment and thankf...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 15:58:38 PST
Motorcycle Face Mask Made From EVA Foam http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorcycle-Face-Mask-Made-From-EVA-Foam/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 05:15:04 PDT
Make a Custom Bike Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Bike-Stand/
Make a Custom Bike Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/E1Q1/IQA4U7SS/FXHE1Q1IQA4U7SS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/E1Q1/IQA4U7SS/FXHE1Q1IQA4U7SS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/E1Q1/IQA4U7SS/FXHE1Q1IQA4U7SS.SMALL.jpg Carpenter Guy Here is a bike stand project that can stand up any bike, because it is very easy to change the size. Measure your tire My tire is 2" wide, (Although it doesn't look like it in the picture.) So I added a 1/4 inch.The height of my stand is about 3/4 the length of my tire, and 1/2 the height. Cut ...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 20:14:43 PDT
Amphibious Bike With Inboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Amphibious-Bike-With-Inboard/
Amphibious Bike With Inboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/MQYM/IPWUOH0K/FVAMQYMIPWUOH0K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/MQYM/IPWUOH0K/FVAMQYMIPWUOH0K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/MQYM/IPWUOH0K/FVAMQYMIPWUOH0K.SMALL.jpg IamWe A simple way to make an amphibian bike is by using inflatable floaters. I bought a rubberboat and removed the soil. The frame, what keeps the bicycle in position, can be taken apart. The lightweight inflatable construction can be carried to the waterside at the bike as a long roll.This Amphi-Cycle i...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:55:50 PDT
Lockable cover for bicycle milk crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Lockable-Cover-for-Bicycle-Milk-Crate/
Lockable cover for bicycle milk crate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/1PF1/IPWWTSFH/F7B1PF1IPWWTSFH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/1PF1/IPWWTSFH/F7B1PF1IPWWTSFH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/1PF1/IPWWTSFH/F7B1PF1IPWWTSFH.SMALL.jpg PeterSaS I made this lockable cover for the milk crate that sits on the rear rack of my bike so I can leave my tools and other junk inside the box if I go into a store and to give me reassurance that nothing will fall out on my 10 mile commute. Although optional, I added handles to assist getting it on and o...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 06:24:22 PDT